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Overall rating
88.43/100
votes
32
Whiskybase ID
WB178535
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Archives (Arc)
Bottling serie
Unwanted Creatures
Vintage
18.07.2008
Bottled
21.01.2021
Stated Age
12 years old
Casktype
Barrel
Casknumber
1710
Number of bottles
107
Strength
59.6 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Bottled for
Whiskybase Shop
Added on
06 Mar 2021 3:04 pm by Dirk
UncoloredNon-chillfilteredCask StrengthSingle Cask Whisky

Average value

€ 145.00

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32 × member ratings

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Whisky Reviews for Bruichladdich 2008 Arc

11 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 88.43 points

  1. danilo scored this whisky 91 points Super Administrator

    • Nose
      Mascarpone, sea spray, chalk, shellfish, lemon cake, barley sugar and vanilla
    • Taste
      Pineapple, chalk, sunflower oil, wet stones, brine, barley sugar and custard
    • Finish
      Long with custard, lemon, chalk, brine and a hint of smoke

  2. KayMeertens scored this whisky 89 points Connoisseur

    Unbelievable that this one was distilled in 2008, it completely seems like distillate from the 1970s.
    • Nose
      88 88
      Sugared almond, apple, hay, smoke, peach, vanilla and tobacco.
    • Taste
      90 90
      Leather, peat, apple, dried apricot, tobacco and orange.
    • Finish
      88 88
      Dark chocolate, peat and apple.

  3. grinface scored this whisky 88 points Expert Senior

    Nice and sweet with lots of bakery and zitric fruits. Some whipped cream on top. Great!
    And also a lot of salt it seems... if it was SMWS I would say Coastal Lemon Cake. ;-)

  4. Hvdree scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
    • Finish
      87 87

  5. g2ther scored this whisky 88 points Expert Junior

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

  6. RoytjeV scored this whisky 89 points Member Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      89 89

  7. LaddieNerd scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    A really nice Bruichladdich from the bourbon barrel.
    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      89 89
      Typical hints of vanilla.
    • Finish
      89 89
      Medium length

  8. joep scored this whisky 90 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      90 90
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  9. Sjaak92 scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      90 90
    • Finish
      89 89

  10. rpvdwel scored this whisky 88 points Connoisseur

    • Nose
      88 88
    • Taste
      88 88
    • Finish
      87 87

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